Category Archives for Dog Training

13 Basic Commands Every Dog Should Know (Video)

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Hey guys, it’s Ash. Time for another “Go ask Ash” story moment. A few days ago, I had Janice and Leroy with me in the car while I did a few drive-through errands. And at the bank, Leroy stuck his

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5 Ways to Teach Your Dog to Help Around the House

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I love having Janice and Leroy with me when I’m trying to get my house up to a normal person’s standards. I’ve often thought, though, that it would be really nice if they could pitch in and help.

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The Team Approach to Training Your Dog (Video)

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There are any number of experts and supposed experts out there who are going to tell you that their way is the only way when it comes to training your dog.  Most of the time, I take a little from this

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15 Ways NOT to Correct Your Dog

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Sometimes, I could just sit down and cry, or maybe just fly into a total homicidal rage, when people tell me about “correction” techniques that are guaranteed to work, but that are unspeakably cruel.

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How to Train Your Dog to Pull in Harness (Video)

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Most dogs love to learn new things, and training your dog to pull in harness can be fun for both of you. Virtually any dog can be trained to pull, although if your best buddy is a small breed (under 30

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Is Cesar Millan a Fraud?

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Unless you’ve been living in a cave over the past 20 years or so, you have heard about Cesar Millan, the supposed “Dog Whisperer.” I freely admit that I am a big fan of Cesar Millan, and employ a

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5 Most Common Dog Training Mistakes (Video)

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Lately, there seems to be a battle raging on the dog training front between trainers who believe that you absolutely must be the alpha in the relationship with your dog, and those who insist that coercion

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12 Steps To Training Your Dog to Attack (Video)

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Before we get into this topic in any detail, first of all, let me say that I’m not crazy about the idea of training dogs to attack. It seems to me that most of the time, if your dog loves you, you’re

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15 Worst Things You Can Do to Your Dog

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Okay, before we go any further, let me say that I think we can take it on faith that no one ever says to themselves, “I think that I will get a puppy or a dog, and then do everything that I can to play

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The Worst Dog Training Mistakes You Can Make

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So, I was down at the dog park yesterday, just hanging with Al, and Debbie, and Neila, and all my other friends. Over in the corner of the park there was a newbie. And she had a pretty little Sheltie on

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